7th Annual Awards For Excellence in Sustainability

APA-SCD is excited to announce that the nomination period for the 2020 Awards is now open! 

The Sustainable Communities Division Awards for Excellence in Sustainability is an annual program that honors projects, plans, policies, individuals, and organizations dedicated to supporting sustainable communities. Each year, the award winners are announced during the annual National Planning Conference.

Entries are accepted through 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Saturday, January 18, 2020.

For more information, please visit the Awards page.

Upcoming Awards Webinars

2019 winners

The SCD’s annual Awards for Excellence in Sustainability honors projects, plans, policies, individuals, and organizations whose work is dedicated to supporting and growing sustainable communities. The 2020 awards process will be announced in early November 2019.

To kick everything off, we will be hosting two webinars with speakers representing four of the 2019 Award-winning teams. On each webinar, we will also provide an overview of the 2020 awards process.

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